The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 East Grinstead Census
Reference: East Grinstead Enumeration District 4
All that part of the Parish of East Grinstead which lies Southeast of the road from East Grinstead to Turners Hill commencing at the Old Mill bounded on the Southwest by the parishes of Worth and West Hoathly and on the Southeast by the roadway leading from East Grinstead to Twyford Lodge by way of Lagsheath and bounded by the Parishes of West Hoathly and Maresfield.
Enumerator: William Cotton
Please note:
  • These census records have been transcribed from images of the original census sheets. Whilst all care has been taken, the result is an interpretation of the original which is available at Local Record Offices, from The National Archives, and from
  • Occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
  • The Sheet Number is as shown on the original document and is linked to a page showing all the entries on that Sheet (as well as entries from the following or previous sheet where the entry for the location covers more than one sheet).
  • In those instances where the Census entry is incorrect or missing and it has been possible from other sources to derive a correction, then these changes are shown inside square brackets, e.g. [Wife]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

7Cold HarbourRichard Streatfield, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Mary Streatfield, F, [Wife], age 53, born Sussex

7Bower HillJohn Simmons, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
    Ann Simmons, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    Thomas Simmons, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex
    Ann Simmons, F, [Daughter], age 7, born Sussex

7Monks HillRichard Kilner, M, Head, age 75 to 79, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Kilner, F, [Wife], age 75 to 79

7Monks HillWilliam Izzard, M, Head, age 25 to 29; occupation: farm labourer
    Hannah Izzard, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29

7Mays FarmHenry Brooker, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Brooker, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Brooker, F, [Daughter], age 1, born Sussex
    Harriet Brackfield, F, age 10, born Sussex, occupation: servant
    James Barber, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex, occupation: servant

7Mays FarmJoseph Cheal, M, Head, age 46, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
    Henry Cheal, M, [Son], age 25 to 29, born Sussex
    William Cheal, M, [Son], age 23, born Sussex

7Saint Hill GreenJohn Wheeler, M, Head, age 47, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
    Ann Wheeler, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born Sussex
    Mary Wheeler, F, [Daughter], age 11, born Sussex

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